On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1708

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Great Northern war: Charles XII of Sweden stops his march to conquer Moscow outside Smolensk, marking the turning point in the war

King of Sweden Charles XII
King of Sweden
Charles XII

1708 Highlights

About September 11, 1708

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 312 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo